British Spiders

British Spiders on Wild About Britain include the latest UK spider news, hundreds of British spider images in our photo gallery, lots of conversations in our spider forums, a directory of spider-related organisations and websites, as well as a big reference encyclopedia with information on UK species from the Wolf Spider and False Widow Spider to the Ladybird Spider and Walnut Orb-weaver

Encyclopedia of British Spiders

Common Name Scientific Name Description
Crab Spider Misumena vatia

The male is mainly brown whereas the female ranges from white to pale green or yellow with or... more

Identification of British Spiders

Amaurobius similis
Nuctenea umbratica
Dysdera crocata
Dolomedes fimbriatus